Marian Catholic to host professional wrestling stars

“Fun-raising event” scheduled for Friday, May 11 information provided by Marian Catholic High School CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (April 25, 2018) – Marian Catholic High School will welcome professional wrestling stars from around the world for Warrior Wrestling on Friday, May 11. The wrestling event will serve as a fundraiser for scholarships for students as well … Read more

Illiana robotics class places first in local competition

by Grant Gibson, Illiana journalism student LANSING, Ill. (April 26, 2018) – Although their class is only in its second year, Illiana robotics students took their knowledge to South Suburban College’s annual robotics competition and captured the first-place trophy, beating 19 other teams. Class members achieved runner-up status in the Sumo Survivor, Pathfinder, and Catapult … Read more

South Suburban College to host live First District Court oral arguments at Law Day

Tuesday, May 1, beginning at 10:00am information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (May 25, 2018) – The South Suburban College Legal Studies Department will host their fifth annual Law Day on Tuesday, May 1. This year’s event will feature a live court case. Oral arguments for a real criminal First District Appellate … Read more

Lansing Journalists serve as IHSA journalism sectionals judges

FLOSSMOOR, Ill. (April 21, 2018) – Carrie Steinweg and Melanie Jongsma spent much of Saturday at Homewood-Flossmoor High School, serving as judges for the 2018 Illinois High School Association journalism sectionals. Journalism students from 10 area high schools began around 9:00am that morning, completing assignments in a variety of competition categories—news writing, editorial writing, sports … Read more

Memorial Junior High to host Senior Brunch

Thursday, May 3, 11:00am information provided by Memorial Junior High School LANSING, Ill. (April 19, 2018) – The Student Council at Memorial Junior High School will host their sixth annual Senior Brunch on the first Thursday in May. The complimentary brunch will be accompanied by performances from Memorial’s award-winning band, choir, and drama department. Lansing … Read more

Students can learn how to better manage money—April 21–28

Money Smart Week® offers tips to reduce college costs and limit student loan debt information provided by the Illinois Student Assistance Commission CHICAGO, Ill. (April 18, 2018) – With the rising costs of college tuition, getting to and through college is as much about finances as it is about academics. The Illinois Student Assistance Commission … Read more